Progress Learning Leader, Northamptonshire

Closing date:

Sponne SchoolNorthamptonshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £24,373 - £40,490 (MPS M1 £24,373 –M9 £40,490 with a TLR 1a £8069)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Sponne is a successful, over-subscribed community comprehensive school with 1418 students aged 11-18 on roll and specialist status for Science and Music. Outcomes are very high with 75% of students gaining grades 9-4 in English and Mathematics at GCSE and a positive Progress 8 score.

We are seeking to appoint a talented and committed Progress Learning Leader to lead a team of tutors for a year group from September 2020. Initially this is likely to be at KS3 but PLL’s experience years 7-11 and they rotate with their year group. The role has a Teaching commitment and all subject specialisms can be accommodated in this vibrant and exciting school.  

The successful candidate will:

  • Have Qualified Teacher Status
  • Be secure in their own very good or outstanding teaching 
  • Proven experience  of making a positive impact on the learning of students through the monitoring of academic progress
  • Have to meet the person specification and will be required to apply for a DBS disclosure

Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.

Training and development opportunities will be offered. All staff are encouraged to study further and the trust will actively support staff to obtain relevant further qualifications where possible. Sponne School is part of Tove Learning Trust.

Tove Learning Trust is a fast moving and exciting place to work. The trust schools have a shared vision and purpose: to deliver outstanding educational experiences that lead to inspiring outcomes. Each academy has a strong individual identity and tailors their educational provision to serve their local community. Academies within the trust collaborate to share expertise and maximise opportunities and experiences for our students.

The Trustees of Tove Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

How to apply:

All documents including the full job description, person specification and application form are available on our website Please ensure your application form and covering letter includes examples of your experience and how you meet the criteria outlined in the job description and person specification. Further information requests or completed applications should be sent to Lisa Gordon, HR Manager
T: 01327 350284.

Closing date: Monday 24th February 2020 by 12 noon

More about Sponne School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Brackley Road, Towcester, Northamptonshire, NN12 6DJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1327 350284
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